School board implements new truancy policy

Amanda Egland, Co Editor in Chief

October 26, 2017

Until this school year, Lewiston students who were declared truant for a number of days in a year faced possible misdemeanor charges. But members of the Lewiston School District board of directors adopted a new truancy policy...

Mechanics offer free car inspections Oct. 12

Annabelle Ady, Opinion Editor

October 10, 2017

Local mechanics will inspecting teens’ cars from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Oct. 12 in the LHS student parking lot. The free event will help LHS drivers ensure that their cars are prepared for winter. Mechanics will answer questions and...

Pumpkin Palooza seeks volunteers

Jonathan Wilcoxson, Opinion Assistant

October 10, 2017

Beautiful Downtown Lewiston is looking for volunteers to assist with running activities during the 8th annual Pumpkin Palooza from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 28, in Downtown Lewiston. Volunteers may assist with games, v...

Sophomores learn ropes first day

Amanda Egland, Co Editor in Chief

September 22, 2017

Sophomores spent their first day as LHS students participating in Bengal Connections Aug. 21.     The sophomores received their schedules, participated in team building activities, toured the campus and completed their...

Construction moves forward

Amanda Egland, Co Editor in Chief

September 22, 2017

Lewiston School District will host a construction project informational meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Williams Conference Center on the LCSC campus.   Visitors will be able to view a virtual tour of the...

Titan of the school triumphs teacher of the year award

September 22, 2017

After 31 years teaching social studies at LHS, Scott Funk, received the Lewiston School District’s 2017-2018 Secondary Teacher of the Year award Monday, Aug. 21. Funk began teaching at LHS in 1986, and with him, came...

Purr staffers rank first place for 2016-2017

Charity LT Egland, Adviser

September 21, 2017

The results are in, and the 2016-2017 Lewiston High School newspaper staff ranked again at the International First Place level in Quill and Scroll's annual news media evaluation. Last year's Bengal’s Purr staff member...

Class of 2017 starts new grad walk tradition

Loretta Tuell, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2017

Students and staff at Lewiston High School initiated a new tradition June 1 as the band led the seniors through the halls for a final farewell. The LHS band walked up and down the halls of the first two floors of the main buildi...

Mishaps arise in LHS elections

Devany Lyons, News Assistant

May 26, 2017

Student elections are a regular part of any school year. But this spring elections at LHS had problems in the areas of fight promotion, fraudulent voting and the attempt to reinstate a disqualified candidate. ASB ELECTIONS ...